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Ken Gampu

1929-08-28 Germiston, South Africa

Image of Ken Gampu


Ken Gampu (born 28 August 1929 in Germiston, South Africa; died 4 November 2003 in Vosloorus, South Africa) was a South African actor. Before he began his career, Gampu was a physical training instructor, salesman, interpreter and police officer. His first acting job was in Athol Fugard's play, No Good Friday (1958). His big break came in the 1965 film Dingaka by Jamie Uys. The same year, he had a significant role in Cornel Wilde's African adventure film, The Naked Prey. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ken Gampu, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


A Reasonable Man Headman 1999-08-13
Fools The Elder 1997-09-02
Black Velvet Band Witch Doctor 1997-12-27
Le complot d'Aristote Policeman 1997-06-01
Cyborg Cop II Police Chief 1994-09-01
Oh Schucks...! Here Comes UNTAG Tjicombo 1993-11-30
Lethal Ninja Ndumo 1992-05-08
American Ninja 4: The Annihilation Dr. Tamba 1990-10-30
Enemy Unseen Malanga 1989-01-01
Act of Piracy Herb Bunting 1988-07-07
Quiet Thunder President Zalabok 1988-08-11
Bush Shrink Gapu 1988-01-01
Operation Hit Squad Ken 1987-09-10
John Ross: An African Adventure Jacob 1987-01-01
Scavengers Dr. Nduma 1987-01-08
Jake Speed Joe Smith 1986-05-30
Van der Merwe PI Wiley 1985-11-22
King Solomon's Mines Umbopo 1985-11-22
City of Blood Black Leader 1983-01-01
Bullet on the Run Joe Bullet 1982-06-21
Shamwari Khumalo 1982-05-14
Claws Moses 1982-10-15
Kill and Kill Again Gorilla 1981-05-01
Flashpoint Africa Matari 1980-01-01
The Gods Must Be Crazy President 1980-09-10
Game for Vultures Sixpence 1980-09-17
King Solomon's Treasure Umpslopogas 1979-05-31
Zulu Dawn Mantshonga 1979-05-14
The Wild Geese Alexander 1978-06-28
Slavers - Die Sklavenjäger Musulna 1978-02-24
Target of an Assassin Minister Manga 1977-12-10
Mister Deathman Sue 1977-01-01
Death of a Snowman Steve Chaka 1976-06-06
e’Lollipop Thomas Luke 1975-03-24
La diosa virgen Gampu 1974-08-18
Joe Bullet Joe Bullet 1973-01-01
Rogue Lion Mashoda 1972-06-05
All the Way to Paris Sudanese Delegate at Conference 1966-05-05
The Naked Prey Leader of the warriors 1965-06-01
Dingaka Ntuku Makwena 1964-10-28